Honors Competition

2023 Competition

Mid-Atlantic Flute Convention
February 18-19, 2023

Honors Competition

The Honors Competitions is for outstanding flutists in grade 12 and under, who attend school or are homeschooled in a Mid-Atlantic state as defined in the general competition rules*. Three finalists will be selected in each division for the final round held at the annual Mid-Atlantic Flute Convention. This competition has three divisions: Senior Division - grade 10-12, Junior Division - grade 7-9, and Elementary Division for grade 6 or younger. Cash and other prizes will be awarded. Previous first prize winners are not eligible to participate in the same division. The decision of the judges is final. All works for flute and keyboard must be recorded using both instruments. Applicant must be a current student member of the FSW at date of application.

Requirements*

  1. Online application and fee, $20
  2. Submit a preliminary round recording containing the following selection based on the division the applicant is entering:
    • Elementary Division - Ricky Lombardo, The Blue Bells of Summer Haven from Solo Spotlight (Lombardo)
    • Junior Division - Philippe Gaubert, Madrigal, any edition
    • Senior Division - Amanda Harberg, Feathers and Wax, (Presser)
  3. Final round repertoire by division:
    • Elementary Division - Ricky Lombardo, The Blue Bells of Summer Haven from Solo Spotlight (Lombardo)
    • Junior Division - Arthur Honegger, Danse de la chèvre, (Salabert)
    • Senior Division - : Katherine Hoover, Winter Spirits for solo flute (Papagena Press)

*Applicants are subject to all rules and regulations on this page as well as the 2023 General Competition Information, Rules and Regulations. 

Updated 7/31/2022